JAMAICA

Usain Bolt’s furious Jamaica team blame London 2017 organisers for heartbreaking injury

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Furious Yohan Blake hit out at organisers after Usain Bolt’s dramatic final race at the World Championships. Eight-time Olympic champion Bolt sensationally pulled up injured with 50 metres to go of the 4×100 metres relay and fell to the track with Great Britain taking gold just ahead of the USA and Japan. The race started Read More

Jamaica Police Review Absolves Officers in Tivoli Gardens Incursion

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Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) uniform detail taken during Jamaica’s 2010 state of emergency. Photo by the BBC World Service, CC BY-NC 2.0. Just over seven years ago, Jamaican security forces entered the troubled West Kingston community of Tivoli Gardens, in search of alleged drug don Christopher “Dudus” Coke, who was wanted for extradition to the Read More

World Athletics Championships: Bolt limps out in final race, Jamaica last in 4x100m relay

3 months ago Editor Comments Off on World Athletics Championships: Bolt limps out in final race, Jamaica last in 4x100m relay
Highlights1Bolt fell down in the middle of the race2Britain went on to win gold in 37.47 seconds, 0.05 seconds ahead of the United States3Bolt ended his stellar career in excruciating pain.Usain Bolt ended his stellar career in excruciating pain.The Jamaican great crumpled to the track with a left-leg injury as he was chasing a final Read More

Jamaica launches new HIV/AIDS initiative

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Jamaica has launched a campaign to encourage persons living with the human immunodeficiency virus (PLHIV) to take their medication, and continuing to do so for the rest of their lives. The campaign, called, ‘Test and Start: Get on yu meds and get on wid life’, is also aimed at getting persons tested for HIV, and Read More

Jamaica’s Blake doubtful for sprint relay final

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Yohan Blake of Jamaica at the World Athletics Championship 2017 in London, August 12, 2017. —Reuters picLONDON, Aug 12 — Jamaica’s Yohan Blake is a doubt for the 4×100 metres relay final at the World Athletics Championships and will be assessed by medical staff before today’s final, head Coach Maurice Wilson said. Blake has not Read More

Usain Bolt gets Jamaica into 4x100m relay final for grand farewell

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RAF CASERT Last updated 01:56, August 13 2017 MATTHIAS HANGST/GETTY IMAGES Usain Bolt gets ready to receive the baton during the men’s 4x100m heats on the penultimate day of the IAAF world championships. Usain Bolt set the stage for his grand farewell, powering down the finishing straight on Saturday (Sunday NZ Time) to qualify Jamaica for Read More

Bolt leads Jamaica into relay final, US run year’s fastest time

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IMAGE: Usain Bolt competes in the men’s 4×100 metres relay heats. Photograph: Andy Lyons/Getty Images for IAAF Usain Bolt, running the penultimate race of his career, led Jamaica safely through their semi-final in the 4×100 metres relay at the World Athletics Championships on Saturday while United States ran the fastest time of the year. Bolt, Read More

Amaxra Inc. recognized as one of Seattle’s Eastside 50 Fastest-Growing Private Companies by Puget Sound Business Journal

3 months ago Editor Comments Off on Amaxra Inc. recognized as one of Seattle’s Eastside 50 Fastest-Growing Private Companies by Puget Sound Business Journal
Amaxra, Inc REDMOND, WA, UNITED STATES, August 12, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Amaxra Inc. is honored to announce they are ranked #44 in the Puget Sound Business Journal’s list of Seattle’s Eastside Fastest-Growing Private Companies for 2017. The rankings are based on total revenue for 2016. Amaxra is a business management and technology solutions firm based Read More

An Evening with Dr. Partha Nandi

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TiE Detroit organizes an Evening with Dr. Partha Nandi at The Garage, Tech Town Detroit MICHIGAN, FARMINGTON HILLS, U.S., August 12, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — The Detroit chapter of TiE, is organizing an Evening with Dr. Partha Nandi at The Garage, Tech Town Detroit ,440, Burroughs St., Wayne State, Detroit, Michigan on Thursday, August 17, 2017 Read More

Bolt prepares to say goodbye as Jamaica reach 4x100m final

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Usain Bolt started the final countdown to his retirement by guiding Jamaica through to the 4x100m relay final at the World Championships. The eight-time Olympic champion anchored the squad to victory in the second heat at the London Stadium on Saturday morning. Jamaica finished in 37.95 seconds — slower than Great Britain and the USA Read More